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  • Short Summary

    British troops advance in France.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    France.

    Various shots British soldiers walking and riding on tanks. Various shots as others eat and drink in a field. Various shots as they walk and drive down road. M/S people sat in field reading maps and plotting course. M/S soldiers by French post office.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1965.17
    Media URN:
    61778
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:03:00 / 01:55:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 868 B

Comments (1)

  1. TubbyBinns says

    This looks like the troops are from the British 59th Infantry Division taken Normandy in 1944... This can be deduced from the distinctive insignia... The tanks are Churchill tanks but there also appears to be a Kangeroo towing a Flail...

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